Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project: Database Goes Live!

For the past year, the Asian Canadians on Vancouver Island research project has supported and worked with the Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project (CCAP) to produce an integrated and publicly accessible database of artifacts held by museums on Vancouver Island and the mainland. Launched on July 7, 2016, the database is now part of UVIC’s Library […]

First step of pilot project showcasing cultural history of Chinese Canadians in B.C. complete

The pilot project which involves the Cumberland Museum and Archives and the Nanaimo Museum is the first-ever online database showcasing Chinese historical records and artifacts in B.C. Inventory from 10 other B.C. museums is expected to be added to the database by the fall of 2015 and will be made available to the public via […]